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The Prowe Area

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Blood and Roses T,TR 
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Prowe, The TR 
Scalpel, The TR 
Windy Western TR 

The Prowe Area Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Feb 28, 2006

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The Area 

Just after the Y Crack Area one can do a zigzag scramble up to the base of this large boulder or down to The Roof Area. The Prowe Area possesses probably the best face route at Dixon Lake known as you guessed it, The Prowe.

Getting There 

Via main trail to summit.

Climbing Season

For the Dixon Lake area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Prowe Area

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Prowe Area:
Blood and Roses   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, TR, 25'   
The Prowe   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a     TR, 30'   
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Featured Route For The Prowe Area
Rock Climbing Photo: Blood and Roses (5.10b) ©

Blood and Roses 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  California : San Diego County : ... : The Prowe Area
This is a beautiful flake that is clinging on the hidden west side of the Prowe formation. Climbing this takes one up a steep bulging lieback until feet in the crack/flake can come about. Two options for the finish are as follows: continue straight up through a short dihedral (most commonly done) or, where the flake ends/dihedral starts, take a rail out to the left. Here two decent hand holds set one up for a dyno slap to the top, or a tougher yet static move. A mantel to finish this 5.11 ...[more]   Browse More Classics in California

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